Zeenews Sports Bureau
Paris: World number two Rafael Nadal defeated fellow Spaniard Nicolas Almagro 7-6 (7/4), 6-2, 6-3 on Wednesday to reach the French Open semifinals without dropping a single set.
Nadal will play countryman David Ferrer, the sixth seed for a place in Sunday`s final.
If Nadal manages to win the French Open this year, he would become the first player to win seven French Open titles and surpass the legendary Bjorn Borg.
First Published: Wednesday, June 06, 2012, 23:46